Tinubu takes his obsession for power to next level


Wants to appoint Ministers and SA’S for Buhari The self proclaimed former leader of Action Congress Nigeria after failing to install the leaders of National Assembly has resorted to hijacking the appointment of ministers and special advisers to President Buhari. information made available to our correspondence in villa stated President

Fani-Kayode Changes Name


Following his discharge and acquittal of money laundering charges on Wednesday by a Federal High Court in Lagos, a former Minster of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has changed his name. Fani-Kayode, who read a prepared speech outside the courtroom shortly after Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia set him free, said his trial which

Kenya meets Nigeria as Lupita Nyong’o Stuns in Maki Oh on Her ‘Homecoming Tour’!


It’s a beautiful combination as award-winning Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o rocked several pieces from Nigerian designer Amaka Osakwe of Maki Oh‘s earlier collections on her ongoing ‘Homecoming Tour’ to Kenya. This is the first trip back home since Lupita rocketed to A-List status in the American movie industry, and the

Femi Adesina blasts Olisa Metuh over his comments on new INEC boss, says they are laughable

Special Adviser to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina has reacted strongly to the statement made by Olisa Metuh, the PDP National Publicity secretary at a press conference yesterday were he, Metuh, said his party was rejecting the appointment of Mrs Zakari as INEC boss because of her

Man Arrested For Peeping At Neighbour’s Wife In Bathroom


Cyriacus Izuekwe A 36-year-old man, Oludare Adewale, has been arrested and charged before Oshodi Magistrates’ court for allegedly peeping at his neigbour’s wife, Victoria Emmanuel, in their bathroom in Lagos State western Nigeria.

253 DSS Officials Redeployed From Aso Rock


The authorities of the Department of State Services have sent back to state commands the 253 operatives that were earlier deployed in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. It was learnt that the personnel were asked to go back to their respective commands on Wednesday, pending when the service would get further

So Adorable & Talented! 9 Year Old Nigerian-German Girl Wins VR Bank Art Competition – PHOTOS


It’s always so great to hear about youth of African descent doing great things all around the world. Meet 9-year-old Nigerian-German artist, Chioma Mayrschofer, who took part in VR-Bank’s art competition through her school. Not only did she win, she also got a chance to display her work at an

World Bank Approves N39.4bn Loan For Lagos


The Board of Executive Directors of the World Bank has approved $200m (about N39.4bn) credit to Lagos State to support a range of reforms relating to fiscal sustainability, budget planning, budget execution and the investment climate in the state.

Temitope Williams-Adewunmi: Why Haven’t You Pursued Your Dream of Becoming a Fashion Designer?


Ok… so you have always wanted to become a fashion designer…for any of the following reasons: You have always loved sketching clothes as soon as you were able to hold a pencil; You used to make clothes for your dolls; You know you have the talent and everyone knows that

EFCC vs Kwankwaso: Court orders parties to maintain status quo


Justice Mohammed Yahaya of Kano high court sitting in Gezawa has ordered the operatives of EFCC and the embattled former Governor of Kano , Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso to maintain the status quo pending the determination of the substantive suit before it. The post EFCC vs Kwankwaso: Court orders parties to

36 dead after boat capsizes in the Philippines

A boat carrying 173 passengers has capsized in the central Philippines, minutes after leaving port. The local Coast Guard reported that at least 36 people have died, with 118 survivors, and 19 people still missing, according to CNN affiliate, CNN Philippines.

Afghan Court Quashes Farkhunda Mob Killing Death Sentences


An Afghan appeals court has quashed death sentences imposed on four men for their part in the mob killing of a young woman in Kabul in March. The woman, Farkhunda, was attacked at an Islamic shrine after being falsely accused of burning a copy of the Koran.

Wow! Check out a road in Akwa Ibom state after heavy rain

This is Atiku Abubakar Way (road) in Uyo, the capital of Akwa Ibom State this morning Thursday July 2. It’s one of the major roads in Uyo which has been rendered impassable after heavy rain. The drainage system in this country is something the government needs to look into seriously.

Meet Harnaam Kaur, The Bearded Bride Who Has Shattered The Standards Of Beauty (photos)


In March, we told you about 24-year old Harnaam Kaur who was born with polycystic ovary syndrome, a hormonal disorder that causes a woman to have more male hormones than female ones. Harnaam started growing beards and has been a victim of cruel bullying since the age of 11, which

Fuel Scarcity Situation Returns to Nigeria


Fuel scarcity has once again hit Nigeria. Some petrol stations in Lagos, Ogun State, and Abuja have started hiking the price of fuel, while a few others have locked up their stations, Guardian reports. The report further states: However, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said the queues resulted from

PDP Rejects Buhari’s Appointment of Zakari as INEC Acting Chairman


National leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP yesterday rejected in totality the appointment of Hajia Amina Bala Zakari as acting Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC by President Muhammadu Buhari, alleging that the presidency plans to use her appointment to compromise the Election Tribunals in favour of